Whelen '10 years of trusted performance
Volume 30, Number 29b, July 18, 2023
United 767 Loses Emergency Slide In Flight
A United Airlines Boeing 767-300 lost an emergency evacuation slide shortly before landing at Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) on Monday. No problems were experienced in flight and the missing equipment was discovered by a maintenance crew after the aircraft[…]   Read this article
Daher Delivers First Kodiak 100 With Five-Blade Prop
Daher has delivered the first Kodiak 100 single-engine turboprop to be equipped with a five-blade composite propeller from Hartzell. The aircraft went to the North Carolina Forest Service’s Aviation Division, where it will be used to ferry equipment and supplies[…]   Read this article
David Clark 'Headset hunting?
Truth In Icing
By Editorial Staff
I received a call from the owner of a turbocharged, high-performance single who lives in the Great Lakes region, well-known for icing conditions in late autumn, winter and early spring. His airplane was equipped with an aftermarket TKS-style ice protection[…] Read this article

JP Instruments 'Focus on Flying
FAA Offers Funding For Pilot, Maintenance Tech Programs
The FAA has opened applications for a pair of grant programs designed to generate interest and prepare students to step into careers in aviation. Together, the Aircraft Pilots Workforce Development Grants and Aviation Maintenance Technical Workers Workforce Development Grants fund[…] Read this article

Wings 4 Humanity 'Floats for sale
Gulfstream Flies Second G800
Gulfstream Aerospace announced on Thursday that its second G800 flight test aircraft has flown for the first time. The flight, which lasted 3 hours and 26 minutes, took place last Saturday at the company’s headquarters in Savannah, Georgia. Gulfstream noted[…] Read this article

Aviation Safety 'Active pilot's guide to what really matters-your safety
General Aviation Accident Bulletin, July 17, 2023
AVweb’s General Aviation Accident Bulletin is taken from the pages of our sister publication, Aviation Safety magazine. All the reports listed here are preliminary and include only initial factual findings about crashes. You can learn more about the final probable[…] Read this article